staring down a blank page

I don’t wake up craving a cup of coffee. I wake up just fine with a splash of cold water on my face. It’s not the jolt I crave at all. It could be noted that I don’t drink decaf, but that’s more about...

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find the horizon

Sometimes you just need to push back from the desk, go for a walk, and find some horizon to study. I’m on a writing retreat right now. Not there in that photograph from Key Largo. I’m not sure I could write in a place...

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on creativity #10daysthx

My sister Catherine is an artist. Truly. She can create a mermaid out of sand and kelp and flowers, or a block print that shows anatomy and the interconnection of the individual with the world. Her modelling clay creations while...

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